1833 O-101 R1 Capped Bust Half Dollar
Common Die Marriage available all the way up into the higher grades. Look for a good one!
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Stars are usually drawn to edge. Star 1 is 1 1/4 mm from drapery. Date is 7 1/2 mm.with the 8 sharply higher than adjacent 3. Placement of stars 4 and 12 indicate differences from Obv 5 O-105.
Reverse- 50 C. is 1 mm. and very high, with all units tipped sharply to the left. The tall 5 has a long heavy top crossbar and is much higher than 0. Arrowheads separated. Arrow to A is 3/4 mm. Nearly all crossbars extend into wing on left, especially line 2, and some on the right. A miscut shield line shows below crossbars to the left of first stripe.
1833 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-101: 16Overall Number: 395
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
09/10 Heritage (Long Beach) NGC MS67
04/15 Heritage (CSNS-Chicago) PCGS MS65 CAC
03/11 Stack's-B (Baltimore) NGC MS65
06/10 Stack's (Slade-Baltimore) NGC MS65
08/08 Stack's (E-vents) PCGS MS64